Honda Launches 2014 CR-V for the Consumers Today
Honda CR-V has remained one of the top selling compact SUV that is available in more than 160 countries and has remained one of the popular SUVs globally. Now, Honda has made an announcement that the new 2014 Honda CR-V goes on sale today offering new features and upgrades that will improve the overall driving experience. Honda has made some upgrades and changes to the CR-V to make it fun to drive and functional and spacious as well.
In terms of exterior, 2014 Honda CR-V gets new high rigid unit body that offers better fuel economy and also offers better safety features. Honda has also added an exterior Expanded View Driver’s Mirror that offers better 5.5 degrees of visibility at the outer edge of the mirror. This will help drivers to detect other vehicles and road conditions in a better way compared to traditional mirror that are used in other vehicles. The overall structure of the vehicle has been tweaked to make it aerodynamic and to reduce the drag coefficient.
Under the hood, all new 2014 Honda CR-V models are powered by 2.4 liter i-VTEC four cylinder engine that generates 185 horsepower and 163 lb feet of torque. The engine is mated with five speed manual transmission. The car also offers Real Time AWD and Intelligent Control for better traction on slippery surfaces. 2014 Honda CR-V delivers fuel economy of 23 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway in the front wheel drive model and 22 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway in AWD model.
It is also incorporated with better and responsive chassis and MacPherson strut and fully independent suspension. The new vehicle also gets better safety features like Motion Adaptive Electric Power Steering, VSA electronic stability control system, ABS, front and side airbags and Occupant Position Detection System. It also has Advanced Compatibility Engineering body structure that absorbs the impact of frontal crash. The interior of the new Honda CR-V is spacious with large center console and Easy Fold Down 60/40 Split Rear Seatback.
2014 Honda CR-V price starts from $22,945 and goes up to $30,445 for the top range model.